Places in Curonian Spit National Park
Juodkrantė to Nida
South of Juodkrantė is Lithuania’s largest colony of grey herons and cormorants, observed here since the 19th century. Wooden steps lead from the road to a viewing platform where the panorama of thousands of nests amid pine trees – not to mention the noise of the 6500-strong colony – is astonishing.
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Discovering the Curonian Spit
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10 reasons to visit Lithuania
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